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Silo artwork delights

The silo art at the GrainCorp Devenish Silo was revealed yesterday, celebrating the war efforts of women and the contribution of the local community to the First World War.. The artwork was unveiled on Anzac Day eve and coincides with the 100-year

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Benalla Ensign
Apr 25 2018
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BENALLA FATAL CRASH

A MAN has died following a car crash in Benalla this evening.. It is believed the driver and sole occupant was travelling south on the Hume Freeway when the vehicle he was travelling in left the roadway and collided with a tree about 5.35pm

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Benalla Ensign
Apr 23 2018
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Prize-winning alpacas move to Warrenbayne

Warrenbayne is now home to some of the most decorated prize alpacas in Australia.. Bronwyn and Andrew Munn, who have only recently moved to the area, were awarded best in show for their huacaya alpaca, at the Royal Sydney Easter Show recently.. This

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Benalla Ensign
Apr 21 2018
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Report calls for reform to G-MW

An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water

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Geoff Adams
Feb 21 2018
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Solar company seeking site at Numurkah

First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
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Finley solar farm gets go-ahead

The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Changes promised for G-MW

The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Murray Darling basin plan threatened

The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Water charge review promised by Nationals

A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
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Victorian Government to decide on Shepp solar

The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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More bank competition urged

Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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New plan for land sales

The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
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Eating raw chicken...

If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
Livestock

RamSelect offers...

Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
Water

Have say on flood...

Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Dane found guilty of Swedish journo murder

Danish inventor Peter Madsen has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the murder of the Swedish journalist Kim Wall on his submarine.

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Apr 25 2018
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$8bn Medicare levy increase axed: Morrison

Australians won't fork out extra money for the Medicare levy after the Turnbull government's decision to scrap an $8 billion increase to pay for the NDIS.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Iran pours scorn on Trump over nuke deal

Iran has dismissed US President Donald Trump's warning for Tehran to not restart its nuclear program.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Turnbull's vow to diggers from the front

From the battlefields of France to cities and towns back home, thousands have turned out to honour the service and sacrifice of Australia's defence forces.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Harry, Meghan honour Anzac dead in London

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have led the Anzac Day dawn service in London along with hundreds of Australians and New Zealanders.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Women centre stage in Hobart Anzac march

The role and contribution of past and present servicewomen was centre stage at commemorations in Hobart.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Rat of Tobruk honours mates killed in sand

One of the last surviving Rats of Tobruk has urged Australians to remember the deeds of fallen diggers, and to go forward in the future with honour and courage.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Qld honours service women on Anzac Day

The role and contribution of women to Australia's defence forces has been a central theme of Anzac Day commemorations in Queensland.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Anzac legacy not diminished in Gallipoli

The courage and sacrifice of the Anzacs has been remembered at Gallipoli, 103 years after thousands of troops went ashore to battle, with many to never go home.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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War memories still fresh for Vietnam vets

Thousands of veterans and descendants have marched to Melbourne's Shrine of Remembrance in the city's traditional Anzac Day march.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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Centenary of Villers-Bretonneux marked

At a rainy dawn service in Villers-Bretonneux, French, Australian and British dignitaries have paid tribute to the diggers who helped change the course of WWI.

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AAP News
Apr 25 2018
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